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Introduction to Python Bootcamp | October 23

$250 USD each
Saturday, 23 October, 2021
1 8 pm EDT
Online

About This Workshop

Q: Why has Python quickly grown into one of the most popular programming languages? A: It's an easy-to-read, flexible, and beginner-friendly object-oriented programming language.

The fundamentals — you will learn them in our Python bootcamp!

Start writing basic syntax with Python scripts that store and manipulate data in the form of variables, for a more powerful, customizable Python programming experience; use dictionaries and lists to format and organize information; use conditionals and loops to allow your programs to make intelligent, logic-driven decisions; use functions to organize code according to the problems they solve and start taking on code challenges to build your programming skills.

Whether you want to use this Python course for data analysis, automating business tasks, or web development, this one-day bootcamp will equip you with the fundamental Python programming concepts that form the building blocks of every Python program.Discover why Python is a global tech language of love.

Takeaways

  • Use the Jupyter Notebook application to create and run Python programs.

  • Understand fundamental Python programming language syntax.

  • Distinguish between a data type and structure in Python.

  • Write Python language scripts that use conditionals and loops.

  • Use Python functions to encapsulate problem-solving logic.

  • Begin building Python skills through code challenges.

Preparation

  • You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection.
  • This class will occur completely online using Zoom.
  • Class setup information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) your class launches.
  • Each individual class participant must have purchased a ticket.

About the Instructor

Matt Brems Photo

Managing Partner and Principal Data Scientist, BetaVector

Matt is currently Growth Manager at Roboflow, a YCombinator-backed startup focusing on responsibly democratizing computer vision. Matt is also Managing Partner + Principal Data Scientist at BetaVector. His full-time professional data work spans finance, education, consumer-packaged goods, and politics and he earned General Assembly's 2019 "Distinguished Faculty Member of the Year" award. Matt earned his Master's degree in statistics from Ohio State. Matt is passionate about mentoring folx in data and tech careers. Matt also volunteers with Statistics Without Borders and currently serves on their Executive Committee as the Marketing & Communications Director.

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